Ange Postecoglou Quits as Socceroos Coach

Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou has resigned, a week after getting Australia into the World Cup. He announced this at a press conference today and said it was not an easy decision. “It’s something I’ve mulled over for a while ... and I really tried to coach for the moment. It was the right time for … Continue reading Ange Postecoglou Quits as Socceroos Coach

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32 Teams for 2018 FIFA World Cup Decided

Wins from Australia, Croatia, Denmark, Peru, Sweden and Switzerland in their respected play-off matches has confirmed the 32 nations that will participate in next year's FIFA World Cup that will start on June 14 to July 15 in Russia. All teams were allocated into a pot from 1-4 for the draw. Whichever pot the country … Continue reading 32 Teams for 2018 FIFA World Cup Decided

Everton Sack Ronald Koeman

Just after 9 Premier League matches this season, Everton have parted way with manager Ronald Koeman. This comes after their 5-2 loss to Arsenal and sitting in the relegation zone with just 2 wins and 8 points. Koeman was in his second season at Everton after moving from Southampton and despite finishing in a Europa … Continue reading Everton Sack Ronald Koeman

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Best Player Award

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo won his fourth FIFA Best Player award ahead of runners up Lionel Messi and third place Antoine Griezmann. In a 23 candidate ballot, voted by national team captains and coaches, selected media, and fans online, Ronaldo won 34.54 per cent of total voting points, Messi got 26.42 percent, and third-place Griezmann … Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Best Player Award

FIFA World Cup To Be Expanded To 48 Teams

FIFA has voted that the World Cup will be expanded to allow 48 teams to compete, from the current 32 teams for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The plan is to have 16 groups of 3 and the top 2 from each other will proceed to a 32 team knockout stage. The number of matches in … Continue reading FIFA World Cup To Be Expanded To 48 Teams